Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) has published the updated city wise list of empanelled hospitals. Regional Centres will initiate action to complete the formalities required for empanelling hospitals approved for empanelment vide letter under reference.
The rates for ECHS hospitals, Dental Centres and Diagnostic Centres as approved by the Empowered Committee will be as per CGHS rates and will be notified by ECHS from time to time
ECHS has proposed to issue smart card for all ECHS beneficiaries and in the meantims its has decided to issue temporary slips that contains Aadhaar number, mobile number and PPO number of beneficiary
Ministry of Defence has issued list of 27 hospitals for Anti Cancer treatment.
Defence Ministry has issued an addendum for taking medicines up to 7 days from the date of discharge for those who have taken treatment form the empaneled ECHS hospitals
Defence Ministry has issued an addendum for extending validity for reimbursement of medical expenses up to 23 days.